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HARLAND

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Titanica!3rd September 2011
Glenn Simpson
Harland and Wolff is at the symbolic forefront of Ulster's identity, its economic importance pivotal in explaining what gave Ulster Unionists political leverage during the Home rule question. T...
TITANIC'S CENTRE PROPELLER: THE STEPHEN PIGOTT EVIDENCE
Titanica!26th October 2020
Mark Chirnside
Newly found evidence documents changes to Titanic’s propeller configuration...
Harland and Wolff, Ltd., Belfast. Shipbuilding in Belfast as aprogressive industry is of comparatively recent growth, and yet there isprobably no commertial [sic] centre more prominently i...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : THE BUILDERS OF THE “OLYMPIC” AND “TITANIC.”
The Shipbuilder
Description of Harland & Wolff's Queen's Island Works...
SIR EDWARD J. HARLAND, BART.; 'the sixth of a family of eight.' Hisfather, Dr. Harland, a graduate of Edinburgh University, practised inScarborough until nearly the period of his death, in...
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
Titanica!5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
A unique engineering notebook helps unravel an enduring Titanic mystery...
THE LAYING OF TITANIC’S KEEL
Titanica!6th November 2020
Brad Payne
March 22nd vs. March 31st...
FEATURES OF FITTING OUT
Titanica!7th August 2020
Brad Payne
The giant floating crane and the Jackal...
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO JIM DEMPSEY A fascinating letter written just one month before Titanic sailed....
TITANIC AT 100: A PERSONAL JOURNEY
Titanica!22nd April 2012
Malcolm Bowen Niedner, Jr.
Rare glass plate lantern slides of Titanic and Captain Smith...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : THE PROPELLING MACHINERY
The Shipbuilder
A detailed description of the Titanic's engines, propellers and other equipment, with illustrations....
LETTER FROM TITANIC ELECTRICAL ENGINEER WILLIAM KELLY TO HIS MOTHER Kelly tells his mother what he thinks of Southampton and some of the Titanic's passengers....
The Times9th February 1940
Mr. Henry P. Harland, a director of Harland and Wolff, was yesterdayreturned as Conservative member of Parliament for East Belfast. Noother candidate was nominated. The seat became va...
THE MYSTERY OF MARCH 22, 1909 AND TITANIC’S KEEL-BLOCKS
Titanica!16th January 2010
Brad Payne
When were Titanic's keel blocks laid....
AN ANALYSIS OF TITANIC'S VERTICAL AND LATERAL WATERTIGHT DOORS
Titanica!30th June 2017
Brad Payne
A detailed description of the design and operation of Titanic's watertight doors....
The Times9th June 1924
PEACE AND WAR SERV...
New York Times9th June 1924
Head of Harland & Wolff, Shipbuilders, Stricken With Pneumonia---ON TOUR OF SOUTH AMERICA---A Leader in the Formation of the International Mercantile Marine---Visco...
CARLISLE'S RETIREMENT – SEPARATING FACT FROM FICTION
Titanica!22nd January 2018
Ioannis Georgiou
Why did the esteemed naval architect retire so suddenly...
The Times25th December 1895
OBITUARY---SIR EDWARD HARLAND, M.P.Sir Edward James Harland, Bart., M. P. for North Belfast, died suddenly yesterday morning at his residence, Glenfarne-hall, Enniskillen. He ...
The Times22nd July 1899
BELFAST, July 20---Mr. Thomas H. Ismay, chairman of the White Star Line, was to-day presented with the freedom of the city...
The Times10th February 1912
Dame Rosa Matilda Harland, of Baroda, House Kensington Palace-gardens, W., who died at Tunbridge Wells on October 21, daughter of Mr. Thomas Wann, of Vermont, Belfast, and wid...
The Times4th April 1925
The RIGHT HON. VISCOUNT PIRRIE, K.P., LL.D. D.Sc., of Witley Park, Godalming, and of Ormiston, Strandtown, Belfast, chairman of Harland and Wolff...
HARLAND AND WOLFF DRAWING OFFICE Draughtsmen at work on the Titanic design drawings in the Harland and Wolff drawing office....
Helen Reilly Harland...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : EVOLUTION OF THE DESIGN
The Shipbuilder
THE evolution of the Atlantic liner of to-day has been one of the most remarkable achievements in the scientific progress and commercial activity of modern times. It is difficult to realize that on...
The Times13th August 1889
ELECTION INTELLIGENCEBELFAST (NORTH DIVISION)The nomination for North Belfast took place yesterday. Six papers containing the names of Sir John Preston, Sir William Quartus...
New York Times6th March 1926
Member of Privy Council and Noted Engineer Stricken at 72 --- DISASTER BROKE HIS HEART --- Recently Visited Old Friend, Ex-Kaiser---Wanted “Merry Widow W...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
Titanica!31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....
SHIPBUILDING IN IRELAND.-Whatever may be said of other branches of Irishindustry, its shipbuilding may, it would appear, compare notunfavourably with that of any other part of the kingdom....
TITANIC BLUEPRINT R.M.S.Titanic Harland & Wolff design dept schematic scale blueprint of "Titanic's" plumbing & water systems.Approx 9ft x 20ins.This drawing was the pers...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : BUILDING OF THE HULLS
The Shipbuilder
Key aspects in the construction of the Olympic and Titanic hulls...
New York Times23rd August 1907
Statement of the Managing Director of Harland & Wolff---Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES---LONDON, Aug. 22---According to New York reports published her...
New York Times14th March 1912
His Harland & Wolff Interests Sold to Brown & Co., Report Says---Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES---LONDON, March 13---It is reported from Belfast on good authority that Lor...
The Times22nd April 1912
The shipbuilding works of Messrs Harland and Wolff (Limited) at Queen’s Island were closed on Saturday, which was regarded as a day of mourning for the members of the staff lost in the Titanic.......
The Times18th April 1913
OBITUARY --- MR. G. W. WOLFF --- Mr. Gustav Wilhelm Wolff, for long a partner in Messrs. Harland and Wolff, of Belfast, died yesterday at his residence in Park-street, W. He ...
New York Times17th July 1924
Copyright, 1924, by The New York Times Company---By Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES---LONDON, July 16---It is the general belief in shipping circles that Lady Pirrie will assume...
The Times9th May 1925
WILLIAM JAMES, first VISCOUNT PIRRIE, K.P., of Belgrave-square, W., and Witley Park, Surrey, chairman of Harland and Wolff, Belfast, Lord Mayor...
The Times6th March 1926
ALEXANDER CARLISLE The Right Hon Alexander Montgomery Carlisle, who died yesterday in London at the age of 71, was a Belfast shipbuilder and engineer of distinction, who ro...
The Times24th August 1966
HARLAND. On August 22nd, 1966, HELEN REILLY HARLAND, of Phoenix Lodge, Dunmurry, co. Antrim, daughter of John Barbour, of Conway, Dunmurry, widow of Thomas An...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
Voyage10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
White Star was a serious player in the world of cargo, and the carriage of livestock...
NOMADIC RETURNS
Titanica!3rd January 2007
Kathleen Neill
How the Nomadic was saved and returned to Belfast...
RMS TITANIC MISCELLANY IRISH ACADEMIC PRESS : The RMS Titanic Miscellany John D.T. White Foreword by Eamonn Holmes ...
THOMAS ANDREWS - TITANIC DESIGNER
Titanic Stories1st August 2011
Titanic Stories
The undoubted hero of the story of the titanic is Thomas Andrews, chief naval architect, managing director of the design department at Harland and Wolff and the leader of the Guarantee Group. ...
'THE SHIPBUILDER' SPECIAL EDITION - TABLE OF CONTENTS
The Shipbuilder
Table of contents and illustrations for the special edition, Olympic and Titanic issue, June 1911...
OLYMPIC & TITANIC : TRIALS OF THE OLYMPIC, AND DEPARTURE FROM BELFAST
The Shipbuilder
31st May 1911 saw both the launch of the Titanic and the departure from Belfast of the Olympic...
The Times25th July 1885
From the LONDON GAZETTE, Friday, July 24WHITEHALL, JULY 23The Queen has been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the Great Seal...
New York Times15th March 1912
Report That He is Quitting Harland & Wolff is Denied---By Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times---LONDON, March 14---I am authorized to state that ther...
New York Times14th June 1924
White Star Liner Was Biggest Ship Ever Built in Viscount’s Yards---DIED ON WAY FROM TROPICS---Great Shipbuilder, Near Death, Insisted on Being Carried Out to See Panama Canal...
The Times20th June 1935
WIDOW OF THE GREAT SHIPBUILDER---Viscountess Pirrie, widow of the famous Belfast shipbuilder and shipowner, died yesterday at her home in Carlos Place, W., at the age of 78....
New York Times20th June 1935
Headed Ship Firm...
Belfast Telegraph23rd August 1966
August 22, 1966, HELEN REILLY HARLAND, of Phoenix, Lodge, Dunmurry, daughter of the late John Barbour of Conway, Dunmurry, widow of Thomas Andrews of Comber, and Henry Harland of Aldenham, Herts. Serv...
A BIRTHPLACE REBORN : THE TITANIC QUARTER
Titanica!21st October 2005
Senan Molony
PLANS for the development of 185 acres of dockland in Belfast that include the cradle of the Olympic and Titanic have just been formally announced. Most of the Queen's...
Nomadic Preservation Society5th November 2010
Celebrating a century of maritime history Outline programme Friday 3rd June 2011 13:30 ~ 17:00. Delegate registration at Holiday Inn, Belfast. 13:30 ~ ...
99TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITANIC'S SINKING COMMEMORATED IN BELFAST
Titanic Stories16th May 2011
15th April 2011 was the 99th anniversary of Titanic’s foundering after hitting an iceberg in mid Atlantic. In towns and cities throughout the world, the event is remembered in simple ceremonies. ...
A VISIT TO TITANIC BELFAST
Titanic Review13th April 2012
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly visits the Titanic Belfast exhibition...
THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY FROM THE TITANIC
Titanic Review21st May 2012
Ed Coghlan
Thomas Millar helped to construct the Titanic ...
THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JAMES DOBBIN: SHIPWRIGHT
Titanica!23rd May 2012
In a second extract from In Titanic Times Frank Cox considers another of Titanic's early victims....
THE INFAMOUS WATERTIGHT DOOR INDICATOR : MYSTERY SOLVED
Titanica!2nd September 2015
Brad Payne
Brad Payne discovers evidence that suggests Titanic was fitted with a visual watertight door indicator......
SURVIVABILITY STUDY OF THE 1912 RMS TITANIC DISASTER
Titanica!5th September 2020
Peter Carpenter
A Statistical and Machine Learning Analysis...
OLYMPIC, TITANIC & BRITANNIC: AN ISSUE OF FINANCE
Titanica!13th January 2021
Mark Chirnside
One remarkable statistic is that the cost of building the three Olympic class ships was more, in cash terms, than the value of the entire White Star Line fleet....